Comparison between:
- 2021 Tesla Model Y Long Range AWD
- 2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD

Brand, model, trim, price

Information about the brand, series, model name and year, trim and price of the electric vehicle.

2021 Tesla Model Y Long Range AWD2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD
2021 Tesla Model Y Long Range AWD2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD
Model alias-Model 3 LR
TrimLong Range AWDLong Range RWD
Model year20212018
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America
PriceUSD 49,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 58,620 (DE, Nov 2020)
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Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

Information about the EV body style, dimensions, clearance, volumes, curb weight, GVWR.

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)Sedan
MaterialsMild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Mild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsDeep Blue Metallic
Midnight Silver Metallic
Pearl White Multi-Coat
Red Multi-Coat
Solid Black
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Silver Metallic
Interior colorsBlack
Black and White
Black
Number of doors44
Number of seats5 / 75
Length187.0 in
4751 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
Width75.6 in
1921 mm
72.8 in
1849 mm
Width with mirrors83.8 in
2129 mm
82.2 in
2088 mm
Width with folded mirrors77.9 in
1978 mm
76.1 in
1933 mm
Height63.9 in
1624 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
Wheelbase113.8 in
2890 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
Front track33.3 in
847 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Rear track38.8 in
986 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Clearance6.6 in
167 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
Front headroom41.0 in
1041 mm
40.3 in
1024 mm
Rear headroom39.4 in
1001 mm
37.7 in
958 mm
Front shoulder room56.4 in
1432 mm
56.3 in
1430 mm
Rear shoulder room54.1 in
1373 mm
54.0 in
1372 mm
Front hip room53.8 in
1367 mm
53.4 in
1356 mm
Rear hip room50.6 in
1286 mm
52.4 in
1331 mm
Front legroom41.9 in
1063 mm
42.7 in
1085 mm
Rear legroom40.5 in
1029 mm
35.2 in
894 mm
Passenger volume-2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
Trunk volume-340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
Maximum trunk volume1925.5 l
68.00 ft3
1.93 m3
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Secondary trunk volume-84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight4415.86 lb
2003 kg
3864.7 lb
1753 kg
Payload886.26 lb
402 kg
941.37 lb
427 kg
GVWR5302.12 lb
2405 kg
4806.08 lb
2180 kg
Drag coefficient0.23 Cd0.23 Cd

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-Tesla
Model-L13
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousSwitched reluctance
Location of the motorRearRear
Voltage-370 V
Power-202 kW
270.9 hp
274.6 ps
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Additional informationLiquid-cooled
with variable frequency drive
Total system power output - 286 kW / 384 hp
Total system torque - 510 Nm / 376 lb-ft
A specific switched relucatance phase-permanent magnet motor with variable frequency drive and liquid cooling.

Second electric motor

Information about the model's second motor and its performance.

Motor typeAC induction/asynchronous-
LocationFront-
Regenerative brakingYes-
Additional featuresLiquid-cooled
with variable frequency drive
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed134.8 mph
217.0 km/h
139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h5.10 s5.40 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph4.80 s5.10 s

Driving range

Information about the official driving range of the model according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Driving rangeEPA: 326.0 mi / 524.6 km
WLTP: 313.8 mi / 505.0 km
EPA: 310.0 mi / 498.9 km

Energy efficiency

Information about the energy efficiency of the model in various measurement units according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 27 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 117 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 125 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 131 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 123 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 130 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 136 MPGe

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+A

Steering

Information about the type of the steering mechanism of the model and related features.

Type of steering mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronic
Turning circle12.1 m
39.70 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft
Lock-to-lock turns22.05

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio9.19

Suspension

Information about the system of components that connects the wheels and axles to the chassis.

Front suspensionIndependent
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationRotor diameter front / rear - 355 / 335 mm
Fotor thickness front / rear - 25 / 20 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
Rotor diameter front / rear - 320 / 335 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
Electrically actuated parking brake integrated into rear calliper

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims9.5Jx19 ET45
9.5Jx20 ET45
8.5Jx19 ET40
8.5Jx18 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres255/45R19
255/40R20
235/40R19
235/45R18

Battery

Specifications and features of the rechargeable battery that powers this vehicle.

ManufacturerLG ChemTesla and Panasonic
ModelNCM 21700NCR21700A
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity74 kWh79.5 kWh
Number of cells44164416
Number of modules-4
Voltage-360 V
Energy density-260 Wh/kg
Weight-1053.81 lb
478 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-30 °C
-22 °F
-30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
60 °C
140 °F
Additional informationHeat pumpThe battery is automatically cooled when at 48°C or above and heated when at -7.5°C or below.
Usable battery capacity around 75 kWh.

Charging type

Information about the different types of charging of this specific electric car.

Charging typeAC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 250 kW
NEMA 5-15, 1.44 kW
SAE J1772 Adapter, 5.76 kW
NEMA 14-50, 9.6 kW
Wall Connector, 11.5 kW
Supercharger, 120 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

Onboard charger/Charging portOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kWOnboard charger, Tesla, 11.5 kW

Charging time

Information about the estimated charging time for this EV depending on the various type of charging it supports.

Charging time-Supercharger, 0:33
SAE J1772 Adapter, 4:12-13:59
Wall Connector, 7:00
NEMA 14-50, 8:23
NEMA 5-15, 55:55

Additional features

A list of standard and optional exterior and interior features of the model.

Additional featuresTow Hitch (O)
360-degree parking camera (O)
Advanced collision avoidance (S)
Automatic driving on city streets (O)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
BLIS with steer assist (S)
Collapsable steering column (S)
Collision avoidance braking and steering (S)
Cross traffic alert (S)
Driver alert (S)
Driver assist (S)
Driver knee airbag (S)
Dual-stage driver airbag (S)
Dual-stage passenger airbag with active ventilation (S)
Energy-absorbin interior (S)
Evasive manoeuvre assist (S)
Far side airbags (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (S)
Forward looking radar (S)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front seat belts with electrical pre-cash tensioner (S)
Front seat belts with pretensioners and 2-step load limiters (S)
High-Speed autosteer (S)
Inflatable curtains (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (S)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Outer rear seats with pretensioners and 2-step load limiters (S)
Pilot Assist (S)
Rear collision warning/mitigation (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (S)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Road sign info (S)
Side airbags (S)
Side impact protection (S)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (S)
Whiplash injury protection (S)
15-inch touch dispaly (S)
2 x amps (S)
Center console with storage, 4 USB ports and docking for 2 smartphones (S)
In-car internet streaming music & media (S)
Location aware automatic garage door opener (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Satellite-view maps with live traffic visualization and navigation (S)
14 x speakers (S)
1 x subwoofer (S)
12-way power adjustable front and rear seats (S)
Heated front and rear seats (S)
Three independently folding 2nd row seats (S)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
Auto dimming, power folding, heated side mirrors (S)
LED fog lamps (S)
Air-filter (S)
Automatic keyless entry (S)
Center console (S)
Engine start button (S)
Metal roof (S)
Rear fold-down arm rest with cup holders (S)
Roof rack (O)
12V power outlet (S)
3-point front seats safety belts with pretentioners, load limiters, lap anchor pretensioners (S)
3-point second row safety belts for all seats (S)
360-degree parking camera (O)
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) (S)
Advanced side curtain air bags (S)
Anti-theft alarm and immobilizer system (S)
Automatic emergency braking (S)
Blind spot sensor (S)
Collision warning system
Driver and front passenger knee air bags (S)
Driver and front passenger seat side air bags (S)
Driver and passenger front air bags (S)
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (O)
Forward looking radar (O)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front and rear parking sensors (S)
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor (S)
Front row acoustic safety belt warning (S)
High-Speed autosteer (O)
Integrated Advanced Stability Control (S)
Lane depart sensors (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (O)
Parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
Rear door child safety locks (S)
Rear seats head airbags (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (O)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Rollover crash sensor (S)
Self-Driving Functionality (O)
Speed assist (O)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (O)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (O)
15.4 LCD touchscreen (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Docking for two smartphones (S)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
Homelink with auto open/close of garage door/gate (S)
Internet connectivity (S)
Maps and Navigation with real-time traffic updates (S)
Rear USB ports (S)
15 x speakers with premium audio (S)
Standard-definition back-up camera (S)
Voice recognition system (S)
Automatic dual-zone climate control (S)
Remote control air-conditioning (S)
Secondary ventilation controls (S)
Ventilation system (S)
12-way power heated front seats (S)
60/40 split-folding rear seats (S)
Child seat anchors (S)
Driver seat detection sensor for start-stop functionality (S)
Heated rear seats (S)
Height adjustable front seatbelts (S)
Leatherette steering wheel (S)
Flush-mounted door handles (S)
Keyless NFC keycard (S)
Manual rear liftgate (S)
Metal interior door handles (S)
Power cargo access remote release (S)
Power windows with one-touch up/down (S)
Rain-sensing, adjustable-speed windshield wipers (S)
Solar-absorbing, laminated safety glass rear window with defroster (S)
Tinted glass roof (S)
UV and infrared blocking safety glass windshield (S)
Auto-dimming mirrors (S)
Electrochromatic inside rearview mirror (S)
Power-folding and heated side mirrors (S)
Ambient interior lighting (S)
Auto high-beam headlights (S)
Cargo area light (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED fog lamps (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Premium seating materials (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information-Enhanced Autopilot
TACC and all related features are available as hardware on all vehicles but can be software enabled only after paying the corresponding fee. This can be done upon placing an order or after delivery.
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